Orlando is certainly well known and would not be the city it is without its world class theme parks and hotels. But whether you are just visiting once or several times you owe it to yourself to see the rest of the city. It is in fact very well organized, livable and enjoyable. So …
Category Archive: Florida
Gasparilla Island is an elite and remote getaway on Florida’s Southwest coast. It falls off the radar for many because it is relatively far from even the closest tourist towns like Fort Myers, Sarasota and Punta Gorda.
On Florida’s Western “Suncoast” there is a lot to see and explore. It is centered around the city of Sarasota and several beautiful outlying islands or locally called ‘keys’. One of the quietest and most beautiful is the lengthy, 11 mile stretch of land known as Longboat Key.
Miami is a wonderful town for gourmet food and drinks. The hottest hotel bars and cuisine festivals are going on all the time, but that’s not what I was looking for on my last visit. Knowing this town imports wines from around the world for its top restaurants and hospitality venues, I figured some of …
Florida’s Western gulf coast is known for its quiet escapes and stunning displays of nature. Sitting at the confluence of the emerald waters of the western coast and the confines of Tampa Bay is Anna Maria Island, a barrier island which draws many for its quiet and “old Florida” feel.